December 15, 2016 - Present
CDR Patrick German
Executive Officer

CDR Patrick German is a native of Oklahoma City, OK and enlisted in the Navy in 1987 as a Hospital Corpsman. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2000. He has served aboard ships in the Pacific and Atlantic Fleets.

Afloat, CDR German was assigned to the Pascagoula, MS based Frigate USS STEPHEN W. GROVES (FFG 29) as the Damage Control Assistant. His next tour was as Weapons and Force Protection Officer onboard USS JUNEAU (LPD 10) homeported in Sasebo, JA. His first department head tour was as the Engineer Officer aboard USS ROBERT G. BRADLEY (FFG-49) out of Mayport, FL. Following BRADLEY, he was selected for early command and served as Executive Officer on both USS PATRIOT (MCM-7) and USS AVENGER (MCM-1) in Sasebo, JA before fleeting up to take command of AVENGER.

Ashore, CDR German was assigned to Commander, Navy Reserve Forces Command, Inspectors General (IG) Office in New Orleans, LA where he earned a Master of Arts in Organizational Development while attending the University of Phoenix. His next shore assignment was as the Operational Support Officer (OSO) in San Diego, CA at Commander Naval Surfaces Forces U.S. Pacific Fleet. Following this tour, he reported to Seoul, Korea as Chief of Policy Integration at United States Forces Korea in the J5, U.S. Policy division.

CDR German’s personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (4 awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (4 awards) and various unit and campaign awards.

 

US Navy Recruiting | US Navy | US Marine Corps | Navy Reserves | Individual Augmentee
No Fear Act | FOIA | USA.gov | Veterans Crisis Line | Vote | DoD SafeHelpline
This is an official United States Navy Website. This US Government system is subject to monitoring. Please read our Privacy Policy and Section 508/Accessibility Statement.

The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the United States Department of Defense, or the United States Department of the Navy of the linked web sites, or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) sites, the United States Department of Defense, the Department of the Navy  does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. Such links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this DoD web site.